result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 17 - 20 1935, South Africa tour of England
(73 ov)476 & 287/6
534/6d
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle c †Ames b Robins35---0-
Bruce Mitchell c †Ames b Read128-280110-
Eric Rowan lbw b Robins0--00-
Dudley Nourse c Wyatt b Bowes32---0-
Ken Viljoen c Clay b Read60-170-0-
Jock Cameron c Mitchell b Read8---0-
Herby Wade (c)c Hammond b Bowes0--00-
Eric Dalton c Robins b Read117-140180-
Cyril Vincent  b Robins5---0-
Chud Langton not out 73---0-
Bob Crisp c †Ames b Bowes0--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 2)18
TOTAL(145.4 Ov, RR: 3.26)476
Fall of wickets: 1-116 (Jack Siedle), 2-116 (Eric Rowan), 3-164 (Dudley Nourse), 4-234 (Bruce Mitchell), 5-248 (Jock Cameron), 6-254 (Herby Wade), 7-312 (Ken Viljoen), 8-333 (Cyril Vincent), 9-470 (Eric Dalton), 10-476 (Bob Crisp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Hopper Read351313643.88---00
Stan Nichols2337903.43---00
Bill Bowes40.4711232.75---00
Wally Hammond922502.77---00
Johnnie Clay1413002.14---00
Walter Robins2237333.31---00
Bob Wyatt20301.50---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Fred Bakewell c †Cameron b Langton20---0-
Arthur Mitchell  b Crisp40-90-0-
Bob Wyatt (c)c †Cameron b Vincent37---0-
Wally Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent65---0-
Maurice Leyland st †Cameron b Mitchell161-250171-
Les Ames not out 148-210142-
Stan Nichols c Siedle b Langton30---0-
Walter Robins not out 10---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 16, nb 2)23
TOTAL(132 Ov, RR: 4.04)534/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Fred Bakewell), 2-98 (Bob Wyatt), 3-98 (Arthur Mitchell), 4-249 (Wally Hammond), 5-428 (Maurice Leyland), 6-506 (Stan Nichols)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Crisp28011314.03---00
Chud Langton38512423.26---00
Eric Dalton1615003.12---00
Cyril Vincent42518824.47---00
Bruce Mitchell803614.50---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle  b Bowes36---0-
Bruce Mitchell  b Read9---0-
Eric Rowan  b Bowes7---0-
Dudley Nourse  b Read34---0-
Ken Viljoen st †Ames b Robins45---0-
Jock Cameron st †Ames b Robins42---0-
Herby Wade (c)not out 40---0-
Eric Dalton not out 57---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 2)17
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 3.93)287/6
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-23 (Eric Rowan), 3-67 (Jack Siedle), 4-112 (Dudley Nourse), 5-178 (Jock Cameron), 6-193 (Ken Viljoen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Hopper Read1016426.40---00
Stan Nichols512004.00---00
Bill Bowes1324023.07---00
Johnnie Clay1864502.50---00
Walter Robins1716123.58---00
Bob Wyatt302508.33---00
Maurice Leyland721502.14---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Season1935
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 246
Match daysday (3-day match)
Test debut
Hopper Read
Hopper Read
Johnnie Clay
Johnnie Clay
Umpires
England Image
Frank Chester
England Image
Joe Hardstaff
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 297/6 (Ken Viljoen 60*, Eric Dalton 21*)
Sun, 18 Aug - rest day
Mon, 19 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 313/4 (Maurice Leyland 119*, Les Ames 25*)
Tue, 20 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 287/6 (73 ov) - end of match